toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

memento
used in Of Human Bondage

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
an object kept as a reminder of a past event or place
  • His rounds took him into low-roofed cottages in which were fishing tackle and sails and here and there mementoes of deep-sea travelling, a lacquer box from Japan, spears and oars from Melanesia, or daggers from the bazaars of Stamboul; there was an air of romance in the stuffy little rooms, and the salt of the sea gave them a bitter freshness.
    115-116 — Chapters 115-116 (93% in)

There are no more uses of "memento" in Of Human Bondage.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®